Posts by Cheryl Shireman

Writing Woes: Plotting or Building a House

Writing a novel is similar to building a house. You start with a vision, a way that you want the thing to look and to feel – a sensation that you want to create. It only exists in your mind, but it becomes real long before it ever materializes on the screen or in a…

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Cooper Moon: The Calling FREE on Nook, Apple, and Kobo!

I am very happy to announce that the first book in my Cooper Moon series, Cooper Moon: The Calling is now available as a FREE ebook for Nook, Apple, and Kobo. The ebook is NOT yet free on Amazon and is currently priced at $3.99. The paperback is also available through Amazon. I am so excited to make this first book in…

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New Book Covers for the Cooper Moon series!

One of the most difficult things for a writer to do is to choose a book cover. A cover needs to capture the attention of a reader and convey the message and “feel” of a book. A writer spends months (sometimes years!) creating a novel and then has to convey all of those words in…

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The Birth of a Novel: Cooper Moon: The Calling

Writing a novel is, almost certainly, some form of insanity. The writer grasps a wisp of an idea, as fragile and elusive as a dandelion seed floating past on a random breeze. Clutching the seed in greedy, hopeful hands, the writer rushes for paper and pen, or cell phone, or laptop. Frantic to document the…

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Cooper Moon: The Calling

Cooper Moon: The Calling Cooper Moon: The Calling, is the first book in the Cooper Moon series. The novel is the story of Cooper Moon, a handsome womanizer who has found God under some unusual circumstances. Cooper is the last person one might expect to experience such a conversion, and no one is more skeptical…

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